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WEBINAR RECORDING: The Assessment Summit - Cultivating New Approaches to Assessment in Workplace L&D

Assessment is something we don’t think or talk about enough in learning and development, but it's one of the keys to transforming the impact of what we do in L&D. The Assessment Summit by Sprout Labs brings together some of the world’s most accomplished learning experts to share a smorgasbord of practical, actionable advice on assessment.

Organisations focusing on assessment:

  • transforms your learning design to focus on behaviour change instead of just knowledge recall
  • provides your employees with goals, guidance and feedback.
  • is the key to measuring the impact of learning in your organisations

How Organisations Can Use Micro-Credentials and Personal Evidence to Recognise Workplace Skills

During this session, Dan McFadyen, Managing Director of Edalex will discuss the rise of digital credentials in education and the workplace, and how organisations can recognise the skills and achievements of their employees through personal evidence records.

Attendance and the recordings will be free of charge.

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About the Presenter

Dan McFadyen
Managing Director, Edalex

Across the past 20 years, 3 passions have driven Dan: shaping collaborative teams, evolving services businesses, and enabling innovation in education. These passions fuelled varied roles from a start-up developing the CODiE award-winning EQUELLA software to global educational powerhouses Blackboard and Pearson; from small teams to leading a team of 65 delivering an annual product and service portfolio of $55 million. 

LinkedIn Profile - https://www.linkedin.com/in/danmcfadyen/

Dan McFadyen - Managing Director at Edalex


About Edalex

Edalex News - EdTech Startup News and TrendsPowering your single source of truth for skills and learning data

Edalex is an EdTech company powering your single source of truth for skills and learning data. Founded in 2016, Edalex develops technology solutions that extract hidden value from educational data to make it accessible and more meaningful. Edalex brings together the team behind the CODiE award-winning openEQUELLA open source platform that centrally houses teaching and learning, research, media and library content.

In 2019, Edalex launched Credentialate, the world's first Credential Evidence Platform, that helps discover and share evidence of workplace skills. Credentialate creates order from chaotic data, provides meaningful insight through framework alignment and equips each learner with unique, rich, industry-aligned evidence of their skills and competencies. Credentialate has continued to evolve at an accelerated pace, informed in partnership with educators and industry leaders from around the world.

openRSD was released by Edalex in 2022 to help create, store and share rich skill descriptors (RSDs) and RSD collections. openRSD uses Edalex’s open source technology stack to create locally- and globally-relevant libraries of RSDs that are open to all contributors and consumers. RSDs are the building blocks of a skills-driven labour market. They structure skills data, add context around a particular skill and are both human and machine readable. RSDs bring equity to the learner and the skills ecosystem and provide an even playing field for skills recognition.

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